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Andradite var. Colophanite Garnet, Diopside, Wollastonite from Willsboro, Essex County, New York

 
Andradite var. Colophanite Garnet, Diopside, Wollastonite from Willsboro, Essex County, New York

Andradite var. Colophanite Garnet, Diopside, Wollastonite from Willsboro, Essex County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 31364
Mineral:Andradite var. Colophanite Garnet, Diopside, Wollastonite
Locality:Willsboro, Essex County, New York
Description:Rich specimen of red-brown andradite garnet crystals (formerly called Colophanite) with green diopside crystals embedded in white wollastonite from skarn deposit that was first reported by Dana in 1892. Looks beautiful under magnification. Old collection #188
Overall Size:10x5x3 cm
Crystals:1-3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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